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Manufacturing USA: A Growing National Resource for All Manufacturers

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  • access_time 10:00 - 11:30 AM ET
  • location_onSmart Manufacturing Theater
  • blur_circularKeynote Presentation
  • monetization_onIncluded with Exhibits Registration

Manufacturing USA is a network of public-private partnerships united to secure U.S. global leadership in advanced manufacturing through large scale collaboration on technology, supply chain, and workforce development. Manufacturing USA institutes convene business competitors, academic institutions, government entities, and other stakeholders to test applications of new technology, create new products, reduce cost and risk, and enable the manufacturing workforce with the skills of the future.

Join us to hear from Manufacturing USA institute leadership about how you can get involved with our growing network of institutes and the benefits of involvement from industry representatives in the Manufacturing USA ecosystem.

10:00 – 10:10 AM
Mike Molnar, Director, NIST Office of Advanced Manufacturing

10:10 - 11:00 AM
Panel – Opportunities to Work with Manufacturing USA
Moderator: Kelley Rogers, Program Operations Division Chief, NIST Office of Advanced Manufacturing

  • John Dyck, Chief Executive Officer, CESMII
  • Howard Grimes, Chief Executive Officer, CyManII
  • Tony Papke, Director of Business Development, MxD

11:00 – 11:30 AM
Panel – Benefits of Manufacturing USA Membership
Moderator: Don Ufford, Assistant Director for Supply Chain and Ecosystem Development, NIST Office of Advanced Manufacturing

  • Brian Perlstein, Digital Manufacturing Innovation Leader, Owens Corning
  • Michael Shimazu, RTX Smart Factory Technical Director, Raytheon
  • Paul Perkins, President and Co-founder, Amatrol, Inc.

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  • Mike Molnar
    NIST Office of Advanced Manufacturing
  • John Dyck
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Howard Grimes
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Kelley Rogers
    Program Operations Division Chief
    NIST Office of Advanced Manufacturing
  • Tony Papke
    Director of Business Development
  • Don Ufford
    Assistant Director for Supply Chain and Ecosystem Development
    NIST Office of Advanced Manufacturing
  • Brian Perlstein
    Digital Manufacturing Innovation Leader
    Owens Corning
  • Michael Shimazu
    RTX Smart Factory Technical Director
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    President and Co-founder
    Amatrol, Inc.